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Capitan Cook

Gaviotas 490, Sayulita 63732, Mexico
+52 329 291 3985
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
Gaviotas 490, Sayulita 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

We had lunch here 2 times out of 4 days. The location couldn't be any better. We were a group of 5 the first day and we had the most friendly waiter. Drink orders taken right away and the fishbowl sizes margarita's we awesome! Some...More

Thank Trudy L
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Six amigos went to Captain Cook for lunch. We all enjoyed our menu selections. I had the tortilla soup. Not the best I have had but decent.

Thank GaleAS
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

We are regulars here when we are in Sayulita. Get to know the servers, and like anywhere else, it will enhance your experience. Juan and Julio are our favorite staff there. Juan goes over and above on customer service, every time. He is the main...More

Thank Julie_44
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Good location right on the beach. Average prices.Some service slow, depending which waiter you got to serve you. A problem with vendors coming in pestering you to buy something. They should be barred. Good snacks & salsa.

Thank busbylewis
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here two weeks ago and had lunch. Meet up with friends for drinks. I ordered a pizza and the wife had the fish tacos. Both were great but have to say the service was very slow. It was very empty when we were...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We were down on vacation for two weeks and visited this restaurant during a day trip to the area. Unfortunately this was not a good decision on our part. Please keep in mind that we are not fancy individuals and we love to adventure and...More

1  Thank Carter_AC610
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

1. Ordered 2 margaritas and some ceviche for all day shade and people watching. If you purchase food chairs and shade are free. Food was great but id stick with a bucket of beers. Margs were average but as big as your head. 2. Free...More

1  Thank lizkuz
Reviewed June 29, 2016

My husband and I fell in love with the beach town of Sayulita. A shopkeeper recommended Captain Cook. We shopped our way down the beach until we found it. Ernesto made sure we got a table with a great beach view and nice breeze. Alexander...More

1  Thank NannaAnn1948
Reviewed May 24, 2016

We noticed they had 5 beers for 100 pesos (about 6 dollars) in the shade on the beach so we stopped by. Service was fairly fast, we got a big bucket of ice cold beers and free tortilla chips with salsa after spending some time...More

1  Thank cgrimm21
Reviewed May 10, 2016

Finding a place to sit and an umbrella for shade on the beach at Sayulita can be difficult and expensive. Captain Cook (how could an aussie fail to eat there!) provides seats, umbrellas and little tables for all of its customers (there are more traditional...More

1  Thank MelbourneOztraveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$80
Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gaviotas 490, Sayulita 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Sayulita
  • Phone Number: +52 329 291 3985
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